Route 82 in East Haddam reopens after deadly crash on Tuesday - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Route 82 in East Haddam reopens after deadly crash on Tuesday

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Serious crash closes Route 82 in East Haddam. (WFSB) Serious crash closes Route 82 in East Haddam. (WFSB)
EAST HADDAM, CT (WFSB) -

A person was killed in a crash on Route 82 in East Haddam on Tuesday morning.

Route 82 was closed between Route 156 and the Lyme town line after the one-car crash around 8 a.m. As of 12:30 p.m. it was reopened.

Police said John J. Lavoie, of Lyme, was driving west on Route 82 when his car went off the road and hit a tree.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the crash is under investigation. 

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